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FAIRHOPE is excited to open an Advanced Illness Management (AIM) clinic for patients seeking palliative care for their advanced and serious illness. The clinic will open late summer 2024. The clinic is located at 1319 E. Main St. in Lancaster, Ohio which was Dr. Scott DeLong’s former building. Dr. Jerig will continue his OB/GYN practice on one side of the building.

What is Palliative Care?

It is a specialized medical care that focuses on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of an advanced, serious and life limiting illness. The goal is to improve the quality of life for both the patient and their family/caregivers.

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Jesse Dixon

Jesse Dixon of Canal Winchester has had two experiences with FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care. His recent experience was with his wife and this is his story of love and kindness.

The Pickering House

The Pickering House is a home-like setting situated on approximately 40 acres surrounded by nature. The quiet wooded setting makes patients and families right at home. The serene and calming atmosphere promotes quality of life – physically, emotionally and spiritually.

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Hospice Honors Elite 2021

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2022 Hospice Honors Elite Recipient

This prestigious annual review recognizes agencies that continuously provide the highest level of quality care as measured from the caregiver’s point of view. It acknowledges the highest performing agencies by analyzing the performance of the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) hospice survey satisfaction measures. 

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. Hosts Annual Trash to Treasure Sale in June

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. will host its annual Trash to Treasure Sale on Friday, June 7, and Saturday, June 8 held at the Fairfield County Fairgrounds to benefit the FAIRHOPE Hospice Memorial Fund. Community members are encouraged to participate by purchasing used items that need a new home or donating unused items.

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. Purchases Building to Expand Palliative Care Services

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. announced today that it has purchased a building at 1319 E. Main St., Lancaster. The building will allow FAIRHOPE to expand its palliative care services by opening a clinic specifically designed for palliative patients.

Methods to Reduce or Prevent Caregiver Stress Step 8: Make Legal and Financial Plans

When you become a caregiver, you need to be authorized to act and make decisions on your loved one’s behalf. This can be difficult but requires preparation, patience and understanding. The three key areas are managing the legal, financial, and medical decisions for your loved one. This blog will cover some of the legal and financial plans. We encourage you to work with professionals to ensure your loved ones’ wishes are identified.

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care Welcomes New Development Manager

Jennie Arter recently joined FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care as the development manager. She has held several positions throughout her career including being part of the marketing medical field for 14 years. In her role at FAIRHOPE, Arter will focus on building relationships in philanthropy in order to support patients and their families.

Methods to Reduce or Prevent Caregiver Stress Step 7: Set Healthy Boundaries and Expectations

By Kristin Glasure, FAIRHOPE President and CEO Establishing boundaries defines what you are willing to do, how you want to be treated, and how you want people to behave around you. Establishing your expectations is your strong hopes or principles that a certain event...